NJ Turtle Laws
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Despite how the seem to "glow", the Eastern box turtle's (Terrapene carolina carolina) incredible color is an adaptation to their environment and they can blend in easily with their surroundings.
The Mexican box turtle (Terrapene carolina mexicana) is currently undergoing taxonomic changes.
We welcomed our first ever captive bred and born bowsprit tortoise (Chersina angulata) on 3/14/16, giving the name "Ayanda" which is South African for "the are increasing".